Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.3

  • Lead hazard: means any condition that causes exposure to lead from lead-contaminated dust, lead-contaminated soil, or lead-contaminated paint that is deteriorated or present in accessible surfaces, friction surfaces, or impact surfaces that would result in adverse human health effects as established by the secretary; and shall include lead-based paint as defined by the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1
  • Secretary: means the secretary of the Department of Environmental Quality. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 30:2351.1

A.  The secretary shall develop criteria and procedures for licensing or certifying persons engaged in any lead hazard reduction activities covered by this Chapter.

B.  Categories of certification shall include:

(1)  Lead hazard reduction planner.

(2)  Inspector.

(3)  Lead project supervisor.

(4)  Worker.

C.  The secretary may determine additional categories or subcategories of certification as deemed appropriate.

D.  Lead contractors shall be licensed pursuant to the provisions of R.S. 30:2351.4.

Acts 1993, No. 224, §1; Acts 1995, No. 1085, §1.